Subdural haematoma (Hématome sous-dural)

Case contributed by Dr Rahmoun Fateh

Presentation

60 years-old man with alteration of consciousness and sensitivo-motor deficit (Homme de 60ans , presente un trouble de l'état de conscience avec un déficit sensitivo-moteur droit)

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Extra-axial fronto-parietal crescentic collection with hyperdense and hypodense components, compatible with acute subdural haematoma (possibly within chronic haematoma). There is significant mass effect with midline shift and subfalcin herniation.

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Case Information

rID: 18641
Case created: 16th Jul 2012
Last edited: 5th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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